Sep 13, 2010 6:00am EDT
instead of at the college campus. it is now about 13 minutes past the top of the hour. hi, ellen! hi, ellen! hi, ellen! hi, ellen! we're going on a field trip to china! wow. [ chuckles ] when i was a kid, we -- we would just go to the -- the farm. [ cow moos ] [ laughter ] no, seriously, where are you guys going? ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! ni hao! [ female announcer ] the new clasoom. see it. live it. share it. on the human network. cisco. >>> you can't figure out whether parents will be appreciative or not with this next story. it does beg the question what does that four-year degree get you these days? it may surpse you to know that you can pull in six figures without stepping foot on campus. how? mr. lee, thanks so much for joining us. let's note how interesting it is to be talking to a ph.d. about how you don't need a college gree to win six figures. but we'll carry on here. listen -- >> i've got to say -- >> go ahead. i>>n 've got to say, w
Sep 14, 2010 5:00pm EDT
.com. "medical alert," you have probably seen ellen the generous joke that she loves cough syrup. the fda is not laughing about the disturbing number of cases of teenagers using it to get high. eric edwards has the details. >> it is called robo-tripping referring to the madison wrote a tustin arobo -- robotussin. >> this is a safe medicine, but when you drink a whole bottle or multiple bottles, it opens up to a whole host of problems. you can have heart palpitations, seizures, or lose consciousness. and 2004, the number of emergency room cases grows. >> is a greater problem than we know about. >> this position has been on duty when kids have come in after an overdose. what we notice a pattern that developed in the afternoon about the time that school let out. before we were done, seven or eight of these kids that all around high school age. >> the consumer health-care products association says that these medicines are very safe and the abuse is low. over the counter cough medicines are easily accessible and the gold. for the abuse experts say this may give kids a false sense of security a
Sep 14, 2010 9:00am EDT
dress the other day. but ellen gave her a greener alternative, a bikini made out of kale complete with a matching skirt. >> some other ways you could have gone there. could have been spinach. all this stuff. >> that's it for "daily rundown." >>> coming up next, richard lu. >> andrea mitchell reports with the breaking news on the american hikers. >>> plus, election day all day and we'll be all over the twitter giving you updates. >>> i'm meteorologist bill karins with your business travel forecast. really nice weather conditions out there today. feeling like late summer, early fall. atlanta on the warmer side, sunny and nice and d.c. all the way up i-95 and chicago and detroit look good, little hot in phoenix and rather nice in denver.
Sep 15, 2010 1:00pm EDT
be time to ask your doctor the right question. could i have lupus? ♪ well, look who's here. it's ellen. hey, mayor white. how you doing? great. come on in. would you like to see our new police department? yeah, all right. this way. and here it is. completely networked. so, anything happening, suz? she's all good. oh, my gosh. is that my car? [ whirring ] [ female announcer ] the new community. see it. live it. share it. on the human network. cisco. >>> well, the topic of underaged girls for sale is being talk about right now on capitol hill. online child sex trafficking. that's the focus of a hearing that is underway. representative from craigslist expected to be among those to temperature. seeing a live picture of the house judiciary committee as this gets underway. the online site craigslist expected to be there. they recently shut down their adult sites. selling young girls for sex. on this story for us and monitoring the hearing for us and also talked to a woman whose 12-year-old daughter fell victim to online sex trafficking. >> reporter: where are we headed right now? >> we're go